LEWISTON, Idaho – Eight Cumberland baseball players – seniors Tyler Anderson, Kevin T. Greene, Bryan Haney, Sam Lind and Matthew Sedgwick, junior Tyler Alford and redshirt sophomores Chris Hall and Drew Chester – were all named NAIA-Daktronics Scholar-Athletes this week during the 2014 Avista-NAIA World Series.
Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average or above to be eligible for the award.
Alford has registered a 3.73 GPA in health and human performance, while Anderson holds a 3.83 in business administration and Chester carries a 3.98 in health and human performance. Greene has recorded a 3.77 GPA in health and human performance, Hall has a 3.99 in accounting and Haney holds a 3.76 in health and human performance. Lind carries a 4.00 GPA in the master’s program in business administration and Sedgwick holds a 3.66 in the master’s program in sport and exercise pedagogy.
A total of 257 student-athletes from more than 100 institutions were honored by the NAIA.